Which country do the best watch winders come from?
Watch winders come in many shapes and sizes and of course in different price ranges. The various different watch winders come from countries such as Germany, Switzerland, Italy and the United States, but also from China. What are the main advantages and disadvantages of watch winders from these different countries and the brands from these countries?
The differences in price, material, design and quality vary. Regarding the price, the most affordable watch winders come from China. But when you go for sustainability and quality in addition to a good and realistic price, is this still the right choice?
Switzerland is widely known as a watch country pur sang. Watch winders are of course irrefutably connected with this. Swiss-made watch winders from brands such as Swiss Kubik, Bernard Favre and RDI offer high-quality watch winders. The purchase price is higher than with watch winders from, for example, China, but with a Swiss-made label the durability and quality are guaranteed. Modern technology and unique designs ensure that you have an exceptional piece with a watch winder from Switzerland. With the extensive tests that the watch winders have to undergo and the high demands that are made according to the "Swiss made" designation, you are assured of a reliable and durable watch winder.
Chronovision is a high-quality watch winder brand from Germany. The German quality is one that, like the Swiss quality, is known as reliable and durable. Also the watch winders from Germany are initially more expensive than the watch winders from China. However, you will receive the necessary durability and guarantee in return. The Chronovision watch winders are made with materials from the Sauerland region and are often processed by hand. Each Chronovision watch winder consists of seventy parts and is assembled in twenty-three steps. All precision work and this also involves a lot of checking and testing. Chronovision is entitled to carry the "made in Germany" label that only happens when a brand meets the German standard. In addition, Chronovision provides technical gadgets such as a Bluetooth connection and an adjustable number of revolutions and direction of rotation is therefore very functional.
Orbita watch winders come from the United States. A brand that offers high quality and is also higher in purchase price. Before they started producing the high-quality watch winders, the people behind Orbita studied the operation of the watch very well. The corporate philosophy is: "creating products with lasting value and exceptional attention to detail, as well as products that people like to use." Innovation and quality are paramount at this brand. So you definitely get value for money.
The watch winders from Italy of the Scatola del Tempo brand are also of very high quality. The luxurious appearance of the watch winders, partly due to the beautiful use of materials, is characteristic. This brand is also in a higher price range, but goes for absolute class, style and quality. Many tests and developments have also been preceded by this.
In short, watch winders from Germany, Switzerland, Italy and the United States are considerably more expensive to purchase than a watch winder from China. But this often translates into sustainability, use of materials, guarantee, the hand of a professional and reliability. In addition, with the somewhat more expensive watch winders you can discover designs that are not only functional, but also a unique addition to your interior and collection. When you choose a watch winder from China, good research is very important. Are the required options present (for example, is it possible to rotate to both sides?) And what about the warranty?
In our webshop you will find watch winder brands that all meet our high standard. We have been working for many years with these brands that have proven their quality. As an official dealer we offer certainty, competitive prices and always a solution if there is a defect.